IngredientsProtein ingredient glossary.


ChlorellaChlorella pyrenoidosa, Freshwater algae

Ingredient Type: Nutrient

Chlorella is a type of freshwater green algae that is used as a dietary supplement and ingredient in protein powders due to its high protein content (up to 60%). It also contains vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. Chlorella has been studied for its potential health benefits, including improved cholesterol levels, blood sugar control, and immune function.

Chlorella is generally considered safe for most people when taken in appropriate doses.

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